Friday, February 26, 2010
Big Ten lunch links
By ESPN.com staff
I'm chatting at 1 p.m. ET, so join me before it's too late!
- Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany tells ESPN that Michigan had a proactive response to the NCAA's allegations, Angelique Chengelis writes in The Detroit News. An excellent breakdown of similar allegations and outcomes for college teams from mgoblog. I completely agree with Dave Curtis' take on the Michigan situation, so you should read it, too.
- Word to the wise: Don't ask former Ohio State kicker Aaron Pettrey about his knee today, Ken Gordon writes in The Columbus Dispatch.
- According to Michigan defensive backs coach Tony Gibson, Donovan Warren will have a long NFL career, annarbor.com's Dave Birkett writes.
- The attorney for Michigan State cornerback Chris L. Rucker, who pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault Thursday, says his client has been reinstated to the team, George Sipple writes in the Detroit Free Press.
- An interesting breakdown how former Wisconsin running backs Ron Dayne and Michael Bennett fared in the NFL, from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
- Minnesota president Robert Bruininks weighs in on football coach Tim Brewster's contract extension in this interview with the Minnesota Daily.
- Penn State defensive tackle Jared Odrick deserves more NFL hype than he's getting, Bob Flounders writes in The (Harrisburg) Patriot-News.